Prof. Dr. med. Frank Mayer


Areas of Specialization

  • Diagnosis, prevention and conservative therapy of acute and overuse injuries
  • Clinical Biomechanics
  • Sensory motor training in athletes and patients
  • Medical counseling of elite athletes
  • Exercise physiology



  • Scientific Board “Deutsche Gesellschaft für Sportmedizin und Prävention” (DGSP), Medical Commission of DOSB, Corresponding member Scientific Commission FIMS and EFSMA
  • Dean, Faculty of Human Sciences at University of Potsdam
  • Medical consultant Elite Schools/Olympic Training Center Brandenburg; M.D. professional drivers Porsche AG




among others: Br J Sports Med, Int J Sports Med, Eur J Sports Sci, Isokin Exerc Sci, Bundesinstitut für Sportwissenschaft (BISP), Dt Z Sportmed, Sportorthop Sporttraumatol, Schweizer Nationalfonds


Scientific Curriculum Vitae

Year Function and facility
02/06 Professor for Sports Medicine and Orthopedics, Director of the Outpatient Clinic University of Potsdam
02/02 Senior consultant at University Clinic Freiburg, Department Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Prevention
04/99 Habilitation in Sports Medicine and Orthopedics
07/97 Consultant in Orthopedic Surgery
07/96 Med. Assistant and senior researcher Sports Medicine and Orthopedics, University Clinic of Tübingen 
07/95 Med. Assistant in accident surgery Clinic Ludwigsburg 
06/92 Qualification Chiropractic Medicine
04/92 Qualification Sports Medicine
03/90 Dissertation in Human Medicine
12/89 Med. Assistant Sports Medicine, University Clinic of Tübingen